Meet The Team

Susan Little, MD

Principal Investigator

Dr. Little is a Professor of Medicine at UC San Diego, and the Co-Director of the AntiViral Research Center.

Akeela Benson, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Research Nurse

Nicole Carter, MPH

Project Manager

Aaron Gutierrez

Community Outreach

Marvin Hanashiro

Community Outreach

Nicole Marr, MA

Research Coordinator

Katherine Promer Flores, MD


Dr. Promer is an infectious diseases physician at UC San Diego Health

Aurora Verduzco, MD, FNP, RN

Research Nurse

We are proud to partner with the following organizations:

Metropolitan Area Advisory Committee on Anti-Poverty
Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Ysidro Health
City of National City

We also want to thank our Community Advisory Committee Members:

Mona AuYoung, Dr. Dan Calac, Veronica Gerace, Vanessa Gonzalez, Daniel Hernandez, Monica Hernandez, Min Kim, Stacey Kurz, Tana Lepule, Sarah Lyman, Blanca Melendrez, Keisha Robinson, Elsa Roth, Sarina Vega